Cytotoxic constituents from the stem bark of Diospyros cuneata Standl.

@article{QuintalNovelo2013CytotoxicCF,
  title={Cytotoxic constituents from the stem bark of Diospyros cuneata Standl.},
  author={Carlos Quintal-Novelo and Rosa Esther Moo-Puc and Juan Chal{\'e}-Dzul and Mirbella C{\'a}ceres-Farf{\'a}n and Martha M{\'e}ndez-Gonz{\'a}lez and Roc{\'i}o Borges-Arg{\'a}ez},
  journal={Natural Product Research},
  year={2013},
  volume={27},
  pages={1594 - 1597}
}
A phytochemical investigation of the stem bark of Diospyros cuneata (Ebenaceae) together with in vitro cytotoxic evaluation of the pure compounds in four human cancer cell lines KB, Hep-2, HeLa and SiHa led to the isolation of plumbagin, elliptinone, lupeol, atraric acid methyl ester, maritinone, betulin and betulinaldehyde. The structural determination of the compounds was established by nuclear magnetic resonance, electron ionisation mass spectrometric analysis as well as comparison with data… 
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